What Happened on November 23, 1887

Historical Events

  • Notre Dame loses its 1st football game 8-0 to Michigan
  • Opera "Trumpeter of Säckingen" 1st American production (NYC)

Famous Birthdays

Boris KarloffBoris Karloff (1887-1969)

English actor (The Mummy, Frankenstein), born in Camberwell, London

  • Eduardo Corrochio, Spanish-born dancer (d. 1943)
  • Henry Moseley, English physicist (relationship between atomic number and charge of the atomic nucleus), born in Weymouth, England (d. 1915)
  • Paul Malengreau, Belgian organist, composer, and educator (Brussels Conservatory, 1813-53), born in at Trélon, Nord, France (d. 1956)
1887 Highlights

About November 23, 1887

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 135 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius